V.21 No.32 | 8/9/2012
Music History Delta Dawn How Sears, Roebuck & Co. midwifed the birth of the blues In the popular telling, Delta blues musicians were tragic figures, singing out for personal solace. Though romantic, this story ignores the spirit of the bluesman himself, and the commercial and technological advances of the early 1900s. Sports • Outdoor Fit 4 Fun 5K Run and Walk Saturday, Feb 24: 7:30-9:30am Domenici Center for Health Education Auditorium
Encourage health and awareness to an issue that affects many individuals in the community. All proceeds benefit the UNM Healthy and Fit Children’s Clinic to combat childhood obesity.
Art Follow the Line Saturday, Feb 24: 11am-4pm Richard Levy Gallery
Wall sculptures and works on paper based on Amidakuji, a Japanese game of chance from Emi Ozawa. Runs through 3/2.
Comm BLM Black History March Saturday, Feb 24: Noon-4pm Dennis Chavez Community Center
Start at The Pit to participate and stand in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter march and then support local businesses, artists, performers and musicians.
Learn Compost Tea and Extracts Workshop Saturday, Feb 24: 1-4:30pm Albuquerque Open Space Visitor Center
The basics of making and using actively aerated compost tea and compost tea extracts. Preregistration with payment required.
Words Third Eye Saturday, Feb 24: 3pm Treasure House Books
Author Jerry Robinson discusses his latest work that follows the lives of four people are changed forever by the arrival of an otherworldly stranger who seems to know the most intimate details of their lives.
Art Paint and Sip Saturday, Feb 24: 6-8pm Drafty Kilt Brewing Company
Enjoy local craft beer while you paint a tree on the savannah.
Art Making Africa Sunday, Feb 25: 9am-5pm Albuquerque Museum of Art and History
Browse the work over 100 artists and designers working in cities throughout Africa. Runs through 5/6.